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Texas Gov. Rick Perry announces the creation of a state-of-the-art Ebola treatment and infectious disease bio containment facility in North Texas during a news conference today in Dallas.
DALLAS--Texas will create containment facilities in North Texas and Galveston to treat any future Ebola patients.
Phillip Martinez, Student Government Association vice president of administration, presents resolutions seeking funds for the Dean’s Luncheon and for Beta Rho Omicron’s breast cancer awareness fundraiser during the Oct. 17 SGA meeting.
The Student Government Association has approved the allocation of funds for a luncheon with UT Brownsville’s deans and a fraternity’s Breast Cancer Awareness fundraising event.
Unless you have been in contact with someone who has tested positive for the Ebola virus or have traveled to Africa in recent months, you don’t need to worry about contracting the disease, local health officials say.
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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas staff line the drive that exits the emergency room as they wait for an ambulance carrying Nina Pham to depart today in Dallas. Pham, a nurse at the hospital, was diagnosed with the Ebola virus after caring for Thomas Eric Duncan, who died of the same virus.
UT Brownsville has paid about $8,000 in repairs after a parking lot light pole fell on two cars while students were inside of them.
The incident occurred on Aug. 20 in the parking lot across the street from Main Building.